Job Summary

Responsible for the operation and maintenance of a briquettes production line; located in Bungoma

  • Minimum Qualification: Certificate
  • Experience Level: Mid level
  • Experience Length: 1 year

Job Description

Job Overview:

This role is responsible for the operation and maintenance of a production line, including supervision of feeders working on the machine.  The machine operator operates while monitoring the process to ensure the quality, volumes, efficiency and safety of the operation. S/he is responsible for the safe operation, cleanliness, basic maintenance, and troubleshooting of the machine.

Job Roles and Responsibilities:

·       Effectively operate the production line to achieve set production targets.

·       Supervise the feeders working on the machine to maximize output and minimize breakdowns.

·       Continually check product quality, maintain records and implement preventive and corrective measures.

·       Provide technical support and maintenance of equipment.

·       Maximizing performance from machine through technical engineering solutions.

·       Complete data sheets and other documents.

·       Champion daily autonomous maintenance activities (inspection, lubrication, maintenance and cleaning )

·       Ensure compliance with GMP (Good Manufacturing Practice) and Occupational Health and Safety requirements.

·       Makes proactive suggestions about operation methods, processes and increasing performance.


·       National Diploma or Advanced Certificate in an Engineering/Technical discipline, or equivalent

·       Minimum 1-year Production or Process environment

·       Experience in briquetting industry and specifically Ronak/Radhe machines is preferred, but not required

·       Supervisory and leadership abilities

·       Fluent in spoken and written English and Kiswahili

To Apply:Submit

·       Cover letter explaining your relevant experience and interest in this position

·       Relevant diplomas or certificates

·       1 or 2-page CV

Hard copies of the application will not be accepted at the office. 

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